Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Women in International Economic Law

There's a new global organization in international law.
It's Women in International Economic Law, or WIEL. It'll hold hold its 1st meeting from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. next Tuesday, July 15, at the Institut de Hautes Etudes Internationales et du Developpement/Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, Switzerland, in conjunction with the inaugural meeting of the Society of International Economic Law.
Featured at WIEL's initial meeting will be Jennifer Hillman (above right), a Member of the WTO Appellate Body. She'll speak on the past, present and future of women in international economic law, after which the group will discuss its own objectives.
For details, contact Susan Franck (below right), Washington and Lee University School of Law, at, or Tracey Epps (above left), Faculty of Law, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand, at

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